Bihar: Three hardcore Maoists held

Three hardcore Maoists, including their self-styled area commander Arvind Paswan were arrested on Friday at Bhikhanpura in Bihar`s Muzaffarpur district.

Updated: Mar 25, 2011, 22:39 PM IST

Muzaffarpur: Three hardcore Maoists,
including their self-styled area commander Arvind Paswan were
arrested on Friday at Bhikhanpura in Bihar`s Muzaffarpur district.

"Acting on a tip-off, the police raided a house in the
village and the three Maoist cadre - Arvnd, Vinay and Ajay
Paswan - who were wanted in connection with several cases were
arrested," Senior Superintendent of Police Rajesh Kumar said.

Meanwhile, police arrested four anti-social elements from
the same village and seized three pistols and 10 live
cartridges from them, he said.

PTI